Paul E Ritchey


Email

Phone (724) 225-6632

Mailing Address
, PA

District Superintendent
Washington District Superintendent

 

Bio
Graduate of Westmont Hilltop High School, Johnstown, PA.,1982.
Graduate of Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, with FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanics license, Associate Degree in Specialized technology,1984.
9 years experience in the Aircraft Manufacturing and Maintenance industry. 
6 years management experience in Document Handling & Electronics Manufacturing, ISO 9000 compliance, and production management of 100+ employees.
Graduate of Geneva College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Resource Management, 1998.
Graduate of Ashland Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity Degree, 2002.
Attended Ashland Theological Seminary Studies in Welseyan Practices, 2011-2017.
Member Eta Beta Rho, National Honor Society of Students of Hebrew Language and Culture, 2000.
Ordained Elder, Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, 2005.
Appointed to Paradise Hill UMC, East Ohio Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, July 1999.
Appointed to Wesley UMC and Versailles UMC, Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, July 2002.
Appointed to Wesley UMC Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, July 2005.
Appointed to Purchase Line UMC, Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, July 2008.
Appointed to First UMC, Punxsutawney, Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, July 2013.
Served as Clergy Mentor to 6 individuals in ministry, 2005 to Present
Served on Bishop's Believe Again Committee 2005-2007
Served as Council on Finance and Administration Chair from 2009 to 2016
Served on Conference Connectional Leadership Table 2008-2016
Serve as Indiana District Finance Committee Chair, 2016 to Present
Serve as Indiana District Committee on Ministry Chair, 2018 to Present
Serve on Indiana District Council, 2016-Present
Serve on Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry, 2018 Present
Serve as Clergy Community Of Practice Facilitator, 2019 to Present
President of Punxsutawney Area Ministerial Association 2014 to present
Member Jefferson County Shelter Task Force 2019 to present